• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 42 months
    Duration
Do you want to enter an exciting, rewarding career that lets you apply business management practices to the healthcare system? If so, the Business Administration - Healthcare Management program at Liberty University is a great next step to take in your academic and professional journey. 
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Overview

Unlike a general business degree, this program is specifically designed to prepare you for work in the rapidly growing healthcare industry.

For health organizations to be successful, they need individuals who are skilled at handling the administrative aspects of healthcare, such as marketing, financial operations, and human resources. 

Professionals in healthcare management are the backbone of companies and facilities in health services, and this program will help you gain the necessary skills to work in the business side of healthcare.

The specialized training you gain from this degree can help you break into the competitive healthcare field with confidence in your knowledge and skills.

What Can You Do with a Healthcare Management Degree?

The Business Administration - Healthcare Management program at Liberty University can prepare students like you to work in a variety of healthcare facilities, such as hospitals, rehabilitation centers, health insurance companies, and medical billing firms. Some of the roles you may qualify for include:

  • Health services management
  • Hospitals and physicians offices
  • Human resources
  • Medical staff relations
  • Nursing home administration
  • Patient care services

Accreditation

ACBSP accredited

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 42 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare
  • Introduction to Healthcare Administration
  • Management of Human Resources and Health Professionals
  • Healthcare Informatics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Admission application
  • Application fee
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed transcript request form
  • A High School Self-Certification form
  • Proof of English proficiency

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    455 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 455 USD per credit and a duration of 42 months.
  • National

    455 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 455 USD per credit and a duration of 42 months.
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Funding

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